05 ianuarie 2022

Capitol Police board lists improvements since Jan. 6, but says workforce 'stretched thin'

thehill.com

A U.S. Capitol Police board report published on Wednesday lists improvements the agency has made close to a year since the Jan. 6 insurrection, but said that between the fallout from the attack and the concurrent COVID-19 pandemic, its workforce is "stretched thin.” House Sergeant-at-Arms William Walker, Senate Sergeant-at-Arms Karen Gibson, Capitol Architect J. Brett Blanton and Capitol Police Chief Tom Manger cited improvements in five specific areas: operational planning, equipment and [...]